How to automatically enable/disable a Sitecore CMS user account at a specific date-time

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When you need a Sitecore CMS user account to be only valid during a specific time period – or automatically disabled at a certain point in time, we present you a neat solution to achieve this here. Weiterlesen

Creating a custom searchable index for an external data source in Sitecore

Creating custom Search index for external source in Sitecore - Teaser

I am sure that all of you have created a regular item index for Sitecore with Solr or Lucene in the past already. I got to the challenge that I needed to call an external service which is provided by a third-party system provided by the client. My first thought was to directly call the service and show the results of that call – but the response took too long.
So I decided to make a custom index containing the external data and thus having a great response time. Weiterlesen

Sitecore – Meet the Dockers

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Today I like to show you how Docker can be a really good companion for a Sitecore developer. As strange as this may sound but I am developing Sitecore on a Mac with Windows running in a VM. This has to do with my history as Mac guy and my difficulties to adapt to the Windows system’s behaviour. I was searching for ways to save as much ressources on my VM as possible and to make my development environment as flexible as possible and in time I became aware of Docker.

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